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Protect the Alaskan Arctic From Oil Drilling - Via Greenpeace (Global Petition)
Environment  (tags: Arctic, Oil Industry, Habitat Threat, Humans, Wild Animals, Polar Bears, Seals, Whales, Greenpeace, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 1272 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Although no drilling will happen in 2014, there is still a need to make sure no oil companies drill using a lease. The Alaskan Arctic is home to hundreds of Alaskan Native communities in addition to wildlife like polar bears, seals and whales.
Scientists Link Fukushima and Alaskan Seal Deaths - Via Energy News
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Fukushima Daiichi, nuclear radiation, Alaska, Seals, Suffering, radioactive contamination, World, Important News )

Victoria
- 1278 days ago - enenews.com
Scientists present links between seal deaths and Fukushima fallout, with skin lesions, hair loss and lethargy from the 'Pulsed release' of built-up radionuclides as ice melted. "Wildlife health implications" due to radiation exposure.
Canadian Supermarkets: DO NOT SELL SEAL MEAT IN YOUR STORES
Animals  (tags: animal slaughter, animal cruelty, laws, Canada, seals, protect the seals )

Ruth Ann
- 1293 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
To sell seal meat would not only promote animal cruelty, but seal meat is also unhealthy for humans to consume, carrying high levels of heavy metals, including mercury. Protect the seals!
South Africa - Stop Importing Marine Mammal Products (Seals Etc) Via Avaaz
Animals  (tags: Animals, Marine Mammals, Seals, Animal Cruelty, Fur Industry, Slaughter, Suffering, Killing, Death, sadness, Ethics, petition to sign )

Victoria
- 1337 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Excellent Global petition to help the Cape Fur seal of Namibia, Africa, which has lost 95% of its habitat and where many Seal pups are beaten to death for fur, adult males shot for a body part. Scientists and many organisations support this import ban.
Victory for Seals! WTO Upholds EU Ban on Seal Fur
Offbeat  (tags: seals, protection WTO ban on sea fur, announcement )

Simone
- 1338 days ago - peta.org
This morning, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled that the EU can legally ban the import of seal fur and other products because of "moral concerns." The WTO wasn't persuaded at all by Canada's claim that the slaughter can be humane. This victory
Brigitte Bardot Weighs in on Seal Dispute
Animals  (tags: wildlife, seals, suffering, slaughter, sadness, habitat, endangered )

Jill
- 1450 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
"As long as I'm alive, whether it be a miserable (anti-seal) group or a sad-case MP, nobody will lay a hand on the seals of France."
Shut Down Deplorable Aquarium -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: rescue, seals, sea animals, aquariums, cruelty, awareness, abuse, animal welfare, animal advocates, animals, slaughter, cruelty, abuse, beat to death, kill, inhumane, protection )

Julie
- 1485 days ago - forcechange.com
Shut down Morro Bay Aquarium in CA, which keeps animals in barren, filthy enclosures. The Morro Bay Aquarium in CA continues to display animals in barren, filthy enclosures that often lack enrichment or companionship. The Aquarium has been allowed to
Protect Arctic Marine Mammals From Oil and Gas Activities!
Animals  (tags: marine mammals, Arctic, whales, seals, Arctic wildlife, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 1507 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The amazing marine mammals found in America's Arctic Ocean--including bowhead and beluga whales, ice seals, and walrus--depend more on their hearing than any other sense. But increased oil and gas exploration, including seismic activities, in the Arctic Oce
It's Graduation Time for Bumblebee and Her Buddies!
Animals  (tags: seals, harbor seals, Marine Mammal Center, rescue, back to sea )

Nancy
- 1516 days ago - marinemammalcenter.org
Bumblebee was the 2,000th harbor seal rescued by the Center and the first harbor seal pup of 2013. Read her story from rescue to release and watch a slideshow of her making a beeline for her ocean home.Photo-© Ingrid Overgard - The Marine Mammal Center
Tell Prime Minister Harper: Call Off the Seal Slaughter
Animals  (tags: Seals, NewFoundland, slaughter, killing, habitat, environment, crime, cruelty, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, abuse, endangered, extinction, suffering, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, humans, death )

Roxie
- 1549 days ago - leftaction.com
TAKE ACTION Right now, the commercial seal slaughter is happening off the coast of Newfoundland, and seals as young as 10 days old are being killed for their fur. Please ask Canada's Prime Minister to call off the seal slaughter now
EU Court Upholds Three-Year-Old Ban on Seal Product Imports (Good News For Seals!)
Animals  (tags: Seals, Save the Seals, wildlife, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, environment, ethics, GoodNews, sadness, slaughter, killing, investigation, endangered, protection, society, suffering, law )

Roxie
- 1553 days ago - ctvnews.ca
The International Fund for Animal Welfare, which has been fighting to end the hunt since the 1970s, said government loans are propping up a dying industry.
Hundreds of Baby Seals Saved From Slaughter! Now THIS Is PROGRESS!
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, 100's, baby, seals, saved, no more slaughtered, Canada, rescued, endangered )

Barb
- 1593 days ago - care2.com
A seal slaughter in Canada has been cancelled! The Huffington Post reports that the annual hunt on Hay Island was called off. The seals of Hay Island were spared last year as well. The Hay Island hunt usually kills a few hundred seals each year......
Seals Sleep With Only Half of Their Brain at a Time -This Is Interesting
Offbeat  (tags: seals, ocean, sea, environment, interesting )

Julie
- 1594 days ago - oceana.org
Seals do something biologically amazing -- they sleep with half their brain at a time. The left side of their brain can sleep while the right side stays awake. Seals sleep this way while they're in water, but they sleep like humans while on land.
Canadian Animal Group Offers $1K Award to Find Seal Killers; 50 Found Dead
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, abused, seals, Canada, humans, sadness, slaughter, wildlife, death, cruelty, animals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, crime, environment, killed, killing, suffering )

Johnny
- 1635 days ago - examiner.com
A Canadian animal group is diligently looking for information in the horrific deaths of 50 grey seals off the coast of Prince Edward Island last weekend.
Expand Marine Sanctuaries to Block Offshore Oil
Animals  (tags: Marine Wildlife, wildlife, whales, seals, turtles, sea birds, protection, conservation, law, whales, environment, habitat, AnimalWelfare )

Elizabeth
- 1639 days ago - action.seaturtles.org
California's National Marine Sanctuaries preserve one of the world's most productive marine ecosystems from the devastating impacts of the oil and gas industry. The Gulf of the Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary boundaries are now up...
 

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